The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 52 49 80
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +31
Permanent jobs citing OOP 44 55 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.51% 4.07% 1.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.66% 5.19% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 38 52 12
Average salary £35,500 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.33% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,114 £27,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £68,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
OOP
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
944 1059 794
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 75.22% 78.39% 70.39%
Number of salaries quoted 784 948 710
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OOP across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

OOP
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OOP across the Wales region.

OOP Salary Trend in Wales

OOP
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOP across the Wales region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

OOP Salary Histogram in Wales

OOP
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOP within the Wales region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +4 42 £35,500 -5.33% 11
West Wales - 2 £35,000 -
OOP
UK

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region citing OOP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OOP.

1 32 (50.79%) C++
2 30 (47.62%) OO
3 26 (41.27%) Java
4 23 (36.51%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (34.92%) HTML
5 22 (34.92%) C#
5 22 (34.92%) OOD
6 21 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 18 (28.57%) CSS
8 17 (26.98%) Windows
8 17 (26.98%) Mac OS
9 16 (25.40%) C
10 14 (22.22%) MVC
10 14 (22.22%) DTV
10 14 (22.22%) PHP
10 14 (22.22%) .NET
10 14 (22.22%) jQuery
10 14 (22.22%) IPTV
10 14 (22.22%) Multimedia
11 13 (20.63%) Software Engineering
12 12 (19.05%) Scrum
13 11 (17.46%) Microsoft
13 11 (17.46%) SQL
13 11 (17.46%) SQL Server
14 10 (15.87%) Degree
15 9 (14.29%) JSON
15 9 (14.29%) HTML5
16 8 (12.70%) TDD
16 8 (12.70%) Computer Science
16 8 (12.70%) Web Services

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region citing OOP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OOP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.76%) Apache
1 3 (4.76%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.17%) Node.js
3 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle 10gAS
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (6.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.76%) HTTP
1 3 (4.76%) Wireshark
2 1 (1.59%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.46%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.35%) MySQL
3 3 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.76%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.17%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.17%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (11.11%) Eclipse
2 5 (7.94%) Ant
3 4 (6.35%) NetBeans
4 3 (4.76%) JUnit
4 3 (4.76%) Maven
4 3 (4.76%) Subversion
4 3 (4.76%) Jenkins
5 2 (3.17%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.59%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.59%) MorphX
General
1 14 (22.22%) Multimedia
2 4 (6.35%) Advertising
3 1 (1.59%) Games
Job Titles
1 51 (80.95%) Developer
2 19 (30.16%) Software Developer
3 16 (25.40%) C++ Developer
4 12 (19.05%) C++ Software Developer
5 9 (14.29%) C Developer
6 7 (11.11%) Java Developer
6 7 (11.11%) PHP Developer
7 6 (9.52%) Web Developer
7 6 (9.52%) Software Engineer
8 5 (7.94%) C++ Software Engineer
9 4 (6.35%) C Software Engineer
10 3 (4.76%) .NET Developer
10 3 (4.76%) J2EE Developer
10 3 (4.76%) Senior Developer
10 3 (4.76%) Junior
10 3 (4.76%) Graduate
10 3 (4.76%) Embedded C++ Developer
10 3 (4.76%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 3 (4.76%) Technical Leader
10 3 (4.76%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (34.92%) HTML
2 18 (28.57%) CSS
3 14 (22.22%) .NET
3 14 (22.22%) jQuery
4 9 (14.29%) JSON
4 9 (14.29%) HTML5
5 8 (12.70%) Web Services
5 8 (12.70%) SOAP
6 7 (11.11%) ASP.NET
6 7 (11.11%) STL
6 7 (11.11%) XML
6 7 (11.11%) J2EE
6 7 (11.11%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 7 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (11.11%) Qt
6 7 (11.11%) Spring
7 6 (9.52%) .NET Framework
8 5 (7.94%) CSS3
9 4 (6.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 4 (6.35%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.22%) DTV
1 14 (22.22%) IPTV
2 8 (12.70%) Computer Science
3 7 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (9.52%) Digital Media
5 3 (4.76%) Visualisation
5 3 (4.76%) Statistics
5 3 (4.76%) Mobile App
6 2 (3.17%) Arduino
7 1 (1.59%) GIS
7 1 (1.59%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.59%) Interactive TV
Operating Systems
1 17 (26.98%) Windows
1 17 (26.98%) Mac OS
2 4 (6.35%) Apple iOS
2 4 (6.35%) Android
3 3 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (47.62%) OO
2 23 (36.51%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (34.92%) OOD
4 14 (22.22%) MVC
5 13 (20.63%) Software Engineering
6 12 (19.05%) Scrum
7 8 (12.70%) TDD
7 8 (12.70%) Configuration Management
8 7 (11.11%) Change Management
9 6 (9.52%) Unit Testing
10 3 (4.76%) Content Management
10 3 (4.76%) Mobile Application Development
10 3 (4.76%) Cyber Security
10 3 (4.76%) DevOps
11 2 (3.17%) Performance Tuning
11 2 (3.17%) Responsive Web Design
11 2 (3.17%) BDD
11 2 (3.17%) UML
11 2 (3.17%) B2B
11 2 (3.17%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 32 (50.79%) C++
2 26 (41.27%) Java
3 22 (34.92%) C#
4 21 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 16 (25.40%) C
6 14 (22.22%) PHP
7 11 (17.46%) SQL
8 6 (9.52%) Perl
9 5 (7.94%) Python
10 4 (6.35%) PHP5
11 3 (4.76%) Embedded C
11 3 (4.76%) Embedded C++
11 3 (4.76%) VB.NET
11 3 (4.76%) Scala
12 2 (3.17%) CoffeeScript
12 2 (3.17%) TypeScript
12 2 (3.17%) Ruby
12 2 (3.17%) T-SQL
13 1 (1.59%) PL/SQL
13 1 (1.59%) X++
Qualifications
1 10 (15.87%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (17.46%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.94%) Oracle
3 4 (6.35%) Zend
4 2 (3.17%) TOWER Software
5 1 (1.59%) Sony
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